I recently came across a captivating online reporting/story format that uses photos and video to an interesting effect. I thought I’d give it a try. Here is the result.
The BBC Travel story that captured my attention has many more format features. It is probably an upgrade or the Pro version. That story is here:
Shorthand Pro intro has a fascinating ‘intro’:
I don’t care for the Twitter interface, nor do I think posts need to be ‘shorthand’, as evidenced by the BBC Travel article and the apps own demo articles.
Is this just a novelty for displaying photos? Will this innovation result in new ways of posting and communicating? Time will tell.